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Shawl

Shawl; ground of white crêpe and closely covered with a design of peonies, and other flowers, butterflies, two peacocks, and two other birds, worked with white silk; edged with a heavy knotted white silk fringe.

Provenance

Purchased by the donor in Madrid, 1886 Transferred from the Department of Asiatic Art

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John L. Ross

Chinese (for the Western market),

Object Place

China

Accession Number

98.49

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes